On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1967

Historical Events

  • Government bans submarines near South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Ibrisagic, Swedish politician
  • Craig John Monk, finn class sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Philip Selway, British alternative-rock singer-songwriter and drummer for Radiohead, born in Oxfordshire, England

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Coolidge, American actor (North by Northwest, North by Northwest, I Want to Live, Tingler), dies of lung cancer at 58
  • Sanne Sannes, photographer, dies at 30
1967 Highlights

About May 23, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Gemini